Daily Oil Bulletin

Enbridge proposing $2.5b NGL infrastructure project in northeastern B.C.

A wholly owned subsidiary of Enbridge Inc. is proposing to construct and operate the Frontier project, which would include a new natural gas liquids (NGL) straddle plant and NGL pipeline in...

Trans Mountain asking NEB for permission to begin terminal work in August

Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC has asked the National Energy Board (NEB) for relief, including timing relief, from some conditions of approval for the Trans Mountain expansion to allow facility...

Trans Mountain receives approval for Westridge dock surcharge

The National Energy Board (NEB) has approved an application from Trans Mountain Pipeline ULC to implement a surcharge on Westridge dock premiums to allow it to recover a portion of the $35-million...

Kinder Morgan Canada to remain standalone company

Kinder Morgan Canada Limited (KML) will remain a standalone entity. The options evaluated included, among others, continuing to operate as a standalone enterprise, a disposition by sale, and a...

Coastal GasLink should be provincially regulated, feds argue

The National Energy Board (NEB) should find that the provincially approved pipeline that will transport natural gas from northeast British Columbia to the LNG Canada export project in Kitimat is...

LNG Canada will likely move forward with expansion: analyst

Canada’s first LNG megaproject now under construction on the B.C. coast will almost certainly become even larger, a Calgary-based gas analyst said last week. It was predicted that Royal Dutch Shell...

WCC LNG, project proposed by Imperial/Exxon for B.C., exits environmental assessment process

A liquefied natural gas (LNG) project proposed by Imperial Oil Limited and Exxon Mobil Corporation for British Columbia has bowed out of the environmental assessment process. The project proponent,...

Petronas eying 40 years of steady measured development in B.C. Montney

After a hiatus of more than two years, Petronas Energy Canada Ltd. is back in the field in northeast British Columbia, as it begins drilling to underpin its share of natural gas for the LNG Canada...

Geoscience BC reports assess viability for geothermal development

Two new geothermal research reports released by Geoscience BC examine locations and assess the viability for geothermal energy development in northeastern British Columbia. In Techno-Economic...

B.C. land sale draws $835,492 in September

September sale caps off weak third quarter for bidding on drilling licences